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county agent

noun
1.
a U.S. governmental official employed chiefly to advise farmers on farming and marketing techniques and to promote educational programs fitted to the needs of rural people.
Also called agricultural agent.
Compare extension agent.
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705, Americanism
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Examples for county agent
  • Results from producer samples will be mailed directly to the producer with a copy being emailed to the county agent.
  • In order to obtain a correct identification of a plant, the county agent must receive properly preserved specimens.
  • In order to obtain a correct identification of an insect, the county agent must receive properly preserved specimens.
  • For further integrated insect management information, please consult with your local county agent and/or extension entomologists.
  • For information on mammalian toxicities contact your local county agent.

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